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  • As part of its new Digital Government program, the National Science Foundation (NSF) requested that the Computer Science and Telecommunications Board (CSTB) undertake an in-depth study of how information technology research and development could more effectively support advances in the use of information technology in government.

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  • Fisher and Mahalanobis described Statistics as the key technology of the twentieth century. Since then Statistics has evolved into a field that has many applications in all sciences and areas of technology, as well as in most areas of decision making such as in health care, business, federal statistics and legal proceedings. Applications in statistics such as inference for Causal effects, inferences about the spatio- temporal processes, analysis of categorical and survival data sets and countless other functions play an essential role in the present day world.

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  • Authoritative and readable, this brief survey is a comprehensive historical overview of the U.S. federal tax system. Its coverage ex- tends from the ratification of the Constitution to the present day. Brownlee describes the five principal stages of federal taxation in relation to the crises that led to their adoption—the formation of the republic, the CivilWar,WorldWar I, the Great Depression, and World War II—and discusses the significant modifications during the Reagan presidency.

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  • To quantify the impact of luck on mutual fund performance, we use the False Discovery Rate (F DR) introduced by Benjamini and Hochberg (1995) in the statistical literature. The F DR measures the proportion of lucky funds among the funds with significant estimated alphas. We extend this methodology by developing a new approach which allows us to separately compute the F DR among funds with significant positive estimated alphas (called hereafter the best funds) and funds with significant negative estimated alphas (called hereafter the worst funds)....

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  • thuế suất tối ưu cho Federal Express, và các kế hoạch giá cả multitiered Delta Airlines. Và đây là những chỉ là ví dụ mà tôi đã được trực tiếp tham gia!Một mô hình thống kê chỉ đơn giản là một cách để thể hiện một mối quan hệ định lượng giữa một biến, thường được gọi là biến phụ thuộc,

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  • Restating and control firms appear very similar in the measurable degree of influence that the CEO exerts on the board. Panel D of Table 5 shows that the CEO chairs the board in about 64 percent (62 percent) of the restating (control) firms. The CEO’s median tenure on the board is 5 (7) years in restating (control) firms. The CEO belongs to the founding family in 26 percent (20 percent) of the firms in the two samples. The CEO appears to pick board members in 80 percent (82 percent) of the firms in the two groups. None of these differences are statistically significant....

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  • Cancer is one of the leading causes of deaths in the industrialized world (World Health Organization [WHO], 2004) and the second leading cause of death in Germany (Federal Statistical Office of Germany [DeStatis], 2007). It has been demonstrated that migrant cancer incidence and mortality differs in general from cancer patterns in the respective host population. Cancer is known to have a long latency period between exposure and disease onset. Important exposure factors can be traced back to childhood and young adulthood.

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  • As well as a rise in total consumption, there have been changes in the pattern of consumption. First, most consumer expenditure is on food, clothing, and basic commodities. These items account for nearly 80% of all consumer expenditure, with expenditure on food alone responsible for 50% of consumption spending. Second, expenditure on foodstuffs as a proportion of total expenses has declined, falling from 13% in 1982, to 8% in 1986, and to less than 7% in 1990.

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  • The U.S. EPA has targeted wood furniture manufacturers because they are the largest industrial users of solvents in paints and coatings among original equipment manufacturers in the United States, using over twice as much solvents as automobile manufacturers. 1 Wood is coated to protect it from physical and chemical damage, and natural degradation, as well as to impart an aesthetically pleasing finish.

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  • As part of its new Digital Government program, the National Science Foundation (NSF) requested that the Computer Science and Telecommunications Board (CSTB) undertake an in-depth study of how information technology research and development could more effectively support advances in the use of information technology (IT) in government.

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  • When I started graduate school at Syracuse University in the late sixties, the chair of my department informed me that I would not be eligible for fellowships, because I was a woman. Pulling out a page of statistics, he pointed to the data indicating that women didn’t finish PhD programs, and if they did, they interrupted their academic careers for marriage and children and therefore didn’t go back to catch up with their peers. They were, he concluded, “a bad investment” for the department and the university....

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  • The National Research Council was organized by the National Academy of Sciences in 1916 to associate the broad community of science and technology with the Academy’s purposes of furthering knowledge and advising the federal government. Functioning in accordance with general policies determined by the Academy, the Council has become the principal operating agency of both the National Academy of Sciences and the National Academy of Engineering in providing services to the government, the public, and the scientific and engineering communities.

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  • Several key terms that are used throughout this report bear mention. The two most significant related terms for subsets of “credit rating agencies” are “nationally recognised statistical rating organisations” (NRSROs), which are regulated by the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (US SEC), and “external credit assessment institutions” (ECAIs), a term set forth in the Basel II framework.

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  • The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) is the primary federal entity for collecting, analyzing, and reporting data related to education in the United States and other nations.

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  • An important function of the Federal Reserve is ensuring that enough cash—that is, currency and coin—is in circulation to meet the public’s demand. When Congress established the Federal Reserve, it recognized that the public’s demand for cash is variable. This demand increases or decreases seasonally and as the level of economic activity changes. For example, in the weeks leading up to a holiday season, depository institu- tions increase their orders of currency and coin from Reserve Banks to meet their customers’ demand.

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  • Private landowners or Federal Agencies responsible for cleaning up radiological environments are faced with the challenge of clearly defining the nature and extent of radiological contamination, implementing remedial alternatives, then statistically verifying that cleanup objectives have been met.

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  • This epigraph is very correct for the Russian Federation today because the average lifespan of Russian men in this country is 57 years (Russian women are living on ten years more). It is statistical data. Russian scientists are an exception. Particularly, the majority of contributors of this volume are older then 60 and the editor of volume is older then 75.

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  • The term model refers to a quantitative method, system, or approach that applies statistical, economic, financial, or mathematical theories, techniques, and assumptions to process input data into quantitative estimates. Good definition? Let’s read more. Today we will start from something very important: Some guidance for model risk management Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System Office of the Comptroller of the Currency SUPERVISORY GUIDANCE ON MODEL RISK MANAGEMENT Banks rely heavily on quantitative analysis and models in most aspects of financial decision making.

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  • Second, the sample period in this study covers a full business cycle, thereby providing a better indication of the relative variability of lending activities experienced by commercial banks over this period. Brewer, Minton, and Moser (2000) document a universal downward trend of C&I lending over a sample period of 1985 to 1992, a period during which the economy experienced a significant cyclical downturn.

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  • It is diffi cult to estimate the number of adult ESOL students in the United States because many are highly mobile and some are undocu- mented. According to the National Center for ESL Literacy Education, “The most recent statistics from the U.S. Department of Education, Offi ce of Vocational and Adult Education, show that 1,119,589 learners were enrolled in federally funded, state-administered adult ESL classes. This represents 42% of the enrollment in federally funded, state-administered adult education classes” (Florez, personal communication, 2001).

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